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Praia da Terra Estreita

Santa Luzia, Tavira 8800, Portugal
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Paradise beach

This beach is really amazing. The first excellent experience is reach the beach by boat through the... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2017
Margarida R
,
Lisbon, Portugal
via mobile
Beautiful beach

This is a pretty white sanded beach accessed by ferry boat from Santa Luzia. There are sun loungers... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
mrabbit
,
Blackburn, United Kingdom
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Between Praia da Ilha de Tavira and Praia do Barril in Tavira island narrows, resulting in a strip of sand about 50 yards wide, called Praia da Terra Estreita. It is from the picturesque fishing village of Santa Luzia where boats leave to cross to the island.
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  • Very good26%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“small bar” (6 reviews)
“buy drinks” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Santa Luzia, Tavira 8800, Portugal
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Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

This beach is really amazing. The first excellent experience is reach the beach by boat through the Ria Formosa amazing landscape...then, in the beach we feel really comfortable, quite, with a desert sand within 2 minutes walk. Whish I come back this Summer. This is...More

Thank Margarida R
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

This is a pretty white sanded beach accessed by ferry boat from Santa Luzia. There are sun loungers and parasols for hire $20 a day and you can also buy drinks and sandwiches from a small bar. Very relaxing and fairly peaceful end of september

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

If you have the patience to queue in line for the ferry and for the trip across the lagoon, you'll be rewarded. Beautiful beach, with some shallow water for the smaller kids and crystalline water. There's a bar and straw parasols for hire plus lots...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2017

One access by ferry, one bar with cold beer and wine, one fantastic beach. We spent the day and thr parasol cost e20

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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

My favorite beach, if you consider Ilha de Tavira, Terra Estreita and Barril. Quiet small beach, supported by a small bar, but you can enjoy tranquility and walk along the three beaches easily. Of course its personal, but I like the quiet way! Go!

Thank LRS1957
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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely clean unspoilt beach with a small bar, toilets and a few sunbeds. Had a great time on this beach totally unspoilt, sea was great for bobbing and cooling down thoroughly recommend

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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

This is a beach with clear blue water, and white sand, beatiful beah to be with family or friends. To reach it tou must catch a boat in Santa Luzia near Tavira, that costs in august 2 euros per person!!

Thank André S
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

If you are searching a quiet beach in Algarve in August this might be your best choice. Santa Luzia is a small town and the infrastructures for access to this beach are recent and thereby relatively unknown to most turists. That is visible as you...More

Thank LICV
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

The best beach I visited in Ria Formosa. It's almost empty and well maintained, water is transparent and sand fine and white.

Thank CristinaOlivotto
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

We love this place, and we love the fact that you have to take a 10-minute boat ride from Santa Luzia to get there. You have a choice of paid loungers and shades or free, plant your umbrella and hope it doesn't blow away! Friendly...More

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